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News roundup: Revive Oakland wins jobs agreement for army base development
Here's a roundup of some of the press coverage of the Army Base development jobs agreement passed by City Council 6/19/12

Oakland Near Deal On New Budget With Labor Union Concessions
KTVU
June 28th, 2011
EBASE has been working with Oakland Rising and the newly formed Oakland United for a Fair Budget to help ensure the new Oakland city budget continues to cover quality of life services like libraries and fire stations while the City of Oakland tries to deal with a budget deficit of nearly $60 million.

Cleaning up UC's Mess
by CaitlinSan Francisco Bay Guardian
June 21st, 2011
A recent report co-published by EBASE examines the University of California's history of bad budget decisions and broken promises, and the effects on patients, students and working families. "People are really struggling here,” said Arnold Meza, a UC Berkeley custodian. “We are committed to working and we give 110 percent — that should be accounted for. Give us our 3 percent. We earned it."

Bay Area Domestic Workers Speak Out About A Domestic Workers' Bill Of Rights
KTVU News
June 19th, 2011
Domestic Worker Sylvia Lopez spoke before a congregation in Oakland through the Interfaith Committee for Worker Justice's Labor in the Pulpit series, so that all domestic workers are able to work with dignity and respect.

Grocery chain looking to open stores in Oakland's flatlands
by Jennifer Inez WardOakland Local
June 9th, 2011
After a long drought with limited food shopping options, Oakland's flatlands are about to see a new grocery chain in town. EBASE Research Director Jennifer Lin comments on the need for this chain to provide not only quality, affordable food, but also quality, living wage jobs.

Workshops on local government, local policy a big success
by Alethea Marie Harper, OFPCOakland Local
May 9th, 2011
EBASE facilitated a two-part local government and policy workshop series co-hosted by The Oakland Food Policy Council, or OFPC, and the HOPE Collaborative.

In East Bay, recession's impact both wide and deep
by Matt O'BrienContra Costa Times
September 28th, 2010

A Return to Angel Island a Generation Later
Bay City News
September 25th, 2010
Over 350 people attended Saturday's Pilgrimage to Angel Island to honor those who were processed or detained at the immigration station and to stand in solidarity with today's immigrants.

East Bay’s most contentious labor dispute in recent years has finally come to an end
by Madeleine BairEast Bay Express
September 17th, 2010
Parties announced on Thursday a settlement that ends the years-long hotel boycott.

EBASE Executive Director Nikki Bas discusses 9/2 mayoral candidate forum on jobs
OaklandSeen
September 3rd, 2010
Executive Director Nikki Bas recaps the Mayoral Forum on Jobs on KPFA radio

Oakland Port Commission votes to extend Army Base negotiations
by Dara KerrOakland North
July 22nd, 2010

Check out NBC Bay Area news coverage of the Revive Oakland! campaign
July 20th, 2010
NBC Bay Area news covers a Revive Oakland! rally and discussed the redevelopment of the old Oakland Army Base

Oakland Army Base project has much potential, if done right
by Byron WilliamsSan Jose Mercury News/Bay Area News Group
July 15th, 2010
Columnist Byron Williams writes about how Revive Oakland! can help ensure that the Army Base redevelopment project is done right and creates good jobs for Oaklanders.

Revive Oakland with jobs, group says
by Liz GonzalezOakland Tribune
June 18th, 2010

Coalition demands jobs at former Army Base
by Peter Jon ShulerKQED - California Money
June 17th, 2010

Community Groups Urge Developers of Oakland Army Base to Hire Locally
by Margie ShaferKCBS Radio
June 17th, 2010

Opponents of Arizona law protest in Phoenix, Oakland
by Jude Joffe-BlockOakland North
May 29th, 2010

Bay Area Clergy to March in Phoenix
by Elena ShoreThe Bay Citizen
May 28th, 2010

Oakland Ministers, Activists to Protest in Phoenix
by George HarrisKCBS Radio
May 28th, 2010

Oakland delegation joins nationwide protest in Arizona
by Cecily BurtOakland Tribune
May 27th, 2010

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